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Homework Help: Grammar (Writeacher)

Posted by Anonymous on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 3:05pm.

Write the subject of each sentence below. Then, choose the correct verb in parentheses, and write it next to the subject.
1. It is December 7, 1941, and there (is, are) a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.
2. Beyond the horizon (looms, loom) 350 Japanese airplanes.
3. Docked at Pearl Harbor (is, are) the U.s. Pacific fleet.
4. Many Americans ask themselves, "Why (is, are) Japan attacking the United States?"
5. Today, there (is, are) various memorials commemorating the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

My answers are:
1. surprise attack (is)
2. airplanes (loom)
3. fleet (is)
4. Americans (is)
5. bombing of Pearl Harbor (are)

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